Senior counsel and Past Chair of BLG’s Public Law Group. Practice involves a broad range of civil litigation, including commercial disputes; directors’ and officers’ duties and liability; shareholder, oppression, and other corporate disputes; securities; class actions; and constitutional and administrative law issues. Has appeared as counsel before all levels of the courts in Ontario, and before the Federal Court of Appeal, Supreme Court of Canada, and numerous administrative tribunals, including the Ontario Securities Commission. Adjunct Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School. Participant in and author of papers for numerous conferences on commercial litigation, class actions, constitutional and administrative law. Served as law clerk to the Honourable Justice W.R. McIntyre, Supreme Court of Canada, 1979–1980; Bencher, Law Society of Ontario (2008 – 2019). Member of Ontario Judicial Council. Recognized in Chambers Canada and The Best Lawyers in Canada 2021. Acritas Star since 2017. BA (Economics), LLB, Western University, 1979. LLM, Yale University, 1981. DSU (Droit Administratif), Université de Paris II, 1983. Bilingual. Called to the Ontario Bar in 1984.
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